the mind boggles
Definition of the mind boggles
—used to indicate amazement The mind boggles at what he has accomplished.
Word by Word Definitions
: recollection, memory
: the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons
: the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism
: to attend to closely
: to start with fright or amazement : be overwhelmed
: to hesitate because of doubt, fear, or scruples
: mishandle, bungle
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